Gwangju Blog

Essentials with JD #415**COOL DOWN TILL 8.31**


It is still super hot and it looks like the typhoon that was expected to break the heat wave is moving toward mainland China.


Make the most of the outdoor swimming areas while you can as most of them will close next weekend 8.19. 

However for those wanting to cool off in water from the mountain Gwangju stream natural pool is open till the end of the month. 

The outdoor pool can be enjoyed with natural water and no chemical filtration process. The water is cleaned through layers of rock, two regeneration basins full of plant and animal life, and the sun’s UV rays.


It will be opened from 10am to 5pm on weekdays and weekends, and entry is free. For visitors safety , the City will assign 4 private safety guards and established safety measures in cooperation with related authorities.


To keep the water clean and foster a safe playing environment, outside food and alcoholic beverages are not allowed.


Address : 광주 동구 용산동 동산타워 주변

Operation times : 8월7일~8월31일 오전 10시-오후5시

Closest subway is Sotae.